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Paws for Adventure

#13 of 50 Tours in Fairbanks
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: Herning Rd. and George Rd., Fairbanks, AK
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+1 907-378-3630
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Offering only the best in dogsledding adventure

since 1998...

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Offering only the best in dogsledding adventure

since 1998...

Join the Paws crew for your experience-of-a-lifetime Dogsled Ride, Mushing School or

Multi-Day Adventure.

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Great Experience!!!

Paws for adventure was a excellent experience, the staff were very nice and helpful. We were a group of 9 people, and every single one of us enjoyed this adventure. Definitely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Olivia_Laz
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Vancouver, Canada

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Paws for adventure was a excellent experience, the staff were very nice and helpful. We were a group of 9 people, and every single one of us enjoyed this adventure. Definitely recommend!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff, Kevin the musher and Megan, getting us warmly dressed were so helpful and interested in our having a great time. Wonderful experience!

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were two senior citizen adults, two parents, and two girls (ages 5 and 7) on this dog sledding adventure. It's just enough adventure to give you a taste of what mushing is like, and our youngest group members loved it. The staff runs a good operation, and the mushers know what they're doing--and are able to describe what you're... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Run -don't walk - to this fun adventure. My husband and I went on a fun early morning run with the dogs and Spencer. Spencer was an EXCELLENT guide. We talked about the dogs, how to take care of them, racing and... well.. everything else about the care of these athletes. I cannot tell you how much fun we had... More 

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North Port, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paws for Adventure really loves their dogs and takes good care of them. We had a beautiful one hour ride through the woods and over frozen ponds. We were given extra gear to stay warm, and I was even allowed to stand on the runner at the back of the sled to get a true idea of how dog mushing... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had an amazing time dog sledding at Paws For Adventure in Fairbanks,AK. The team up there were very warm and welcoming,all of the dogs are very friendly and want to show you love. If you are ever in the area I highly recommend paying them a visit. P.S. If you go in the winter make sure you dress accordingly... More 

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Charlotte
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

If you come to Fairbanks in the winter, put Paws for Adventure at the TOP of your 'must do' list. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable, the dogs were so very sweet, and the ride was a thrill. An hour went by so quickly but the memory will last a lifetime!

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

It is my first dog sledding, I was exciting but need to overcome the freezing weather condition! I will say the dogs and the owner / staffs are so friendly! In the waiting room, Leslie provided us all the thick jacks, hats, gloves, boots and try to keep us warm, and try to make us have a nice ride with... More 

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PawsforAdventure, Owner at Paws for Adventure, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing. You have visited us at a very odd time weather-wise. This year (on Dec. 1) we have not received enough snow to offer our dog SLED rides and have been offering our Fall dog CART rides. While the Cart ride is as much fun as you can have with sled dogs without snow, we look forward... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Me and my wife went in a 3-day overnight adventure dog sledding on feb/2015. We had such a great time. Everything was awesome, the instructors were very nice, the place was very beautiful and the dogs were so friendly. We would definitely do it again. After seeing northern lights that was surely the best part of the trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We met with Stephanie and Spencer (I hope I didn't get the names wrong!) and had a great time! It was only the two of us and another couple. You could tell that these hosts are genuine dog lovers and know every dog by heart. They are both very knowledgeable and I don't recall any questions unanswered. It's super interesting... More 

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